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Tuesday 18th August weather observations

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Cloudy warm start

Temp 14.7C, low 14.4C, Barometer 1002mb steady, Wind F1 SSW, Rainfall since midnight Nil

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Tuesday 18th August 2020


Variable cloud overnight, some showery rain. Further showery rain this morning, mainly cloudy. Bright and sunny spells developing towards observation.


24-hour maximum 20.4c

24-hour minimum 14.5c

Minimum temperature on grass 11.5c

Maximum wind gust: (Midnight to Midnight) 11.9mph S

Rainfall total: 3.1mm 


Conditions at 09:00 GMT


7 Oktas. Stratus fractus, Altocumulus, Cirrocumulus.

Visibility >10 miles

Temperature: 17.4c

Humidity 84.6%

Wind Direction SW Force 3

Barometer 1006.9mb. falling slowly.




Cloudy overnight, some showery moderate rain. Mainly overcast this morning, a few brighter patches. Humid. Cloudy morning. The afternoon, sunny spells developing though showers quickly building, some briefly heavy with thunder.

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Some light rain this morning now sunny and humid

Temp 20.8C, Barometer 1003mb steady, WindF2 SW, Rainfall Trace

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Dry last night with broken cloud at first but light rain arrived from the south west around 0600 g.m.t and continued until around 1000 g.m.t. Since then there have been sunny intervals and one short shower. Feeling quite warm despite the moderate SW breeze.

At 0800 g.m.t

Temp; 14.4c

24 hr max; 20.5c

24 hr min; 13.2c

Grass min; 10.1c

Rainfall in 24 hrs ending 0800 g.m.t; 2.0 mm

Mean wind speed; 15 mph S/SW

8 oktas St and Ns

Vis; 1 km

Continuous light rain. 

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Warm humid feeling afternoon with some short heavy showers

Max temp 22.4C, now 18.3C, Barometer 1003mb steady, Wind F2 SSW, Rainfall since midnight 3.4mm

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A short heavy shower at 1435 g.m.t but the rest of the afternoon has been dry with sunny intervals.

At 1700 g.m.t

Temp; 18.4c

Max today; 20.1c

Min last night; 13.2c

Grass min; 10.1c

Rainfall from 0800-1700 g.m.t; 3.7 mm

Sunshine today so far; 1.3 hrs

Mean wind speed; 16 mph SW

Highest gust today; 27 mph SW at 1544 g.m.t

5 oktas Cb, Cu congestus and Ac

Vis; over 80 km.

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